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Visiting Port Arthur Historic Site & Sorell Fruit Farm — photos

If you are visiting Hobart, then┬áPort Arthur Historic Site is a ‘must see’. This is one of Australia’s most historic sites as one of the most important convict settlements. “Port Arthur was a key part of the colonial system of convict discipline. Remote, harsh, with no chance of escape, this was the perfect destination for hardened, repeat offenders. …┬áThe Port Arthur Historic Site covers around 40 hectares (100 acres) of land containing moremore »